This company is planning to build a new solar panel manufacturing facility in Perrysburg Township. This plant would cost $400 million, and create 500 jobs. It is expected that solar energy more than double in the next five years, on the national level.
First Solar Inc. plans to build a new solar panel manufacturing facility near its North American factory complex in Perrysburg Township, a move that’s expected to create 500 jobs. The Tempe, Ariz.-based company in an announcement Thursday said the expansion plan calls for a $400 million, 1 million-square-foot facility in Lake Township, just east of Perrysburg Township in Wood County. Construction is expected to begin mid-year and the site should be able to reach full production in late 2019, a news release said. The company began in Toledo and has its flagship site in Perrysburg Township, the largest solar […]